Sam and I got one whole month to pursue priceless memories, encounter thousand+ year old ruins, eat authentic local food, admire architecture, and peruse shopping options.
We loved our experience. However, I wish I’d known a few cultural differences between Europe and America to help plan the trip!
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The cats rule the roost her in the Mediterranean. From Roma to Santorini, Athens to Venice – I’d see healthy stealthy cats everywhere. There’s a different attitude towards pets here. Even with donesticated pets, most dogs are off leash ans walking near their owners. Continue reading Cats
Another grey Tuesday. Let’s go back to this weekend… Sam and I visited the Botanic Gardens, which we can enter for free as high school employees! Continue reading A Botanic Gardens afternoon
This Saturday, Sam and I hosted a Derby party complete with the finest Derby platters, Derby pie, and of course, Derby hats. It was special getting to dust off one of the many hats my mother wore to Derby back in the 90’s. It’s curious to see how as I get older, my mother’s face starts … Continue reading Wearing my mother’s Derby hat